Amapá (municipality)

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Amapá
Location of Amapá in Amapá State
Location of Amapá in Amapá State
Coordinates: 02°03′10″N 50°47′34″W / 2.05278°N 50.79278°W / 2.05278; -50.79278Coordinates: 02°03′10″N 50°47′34″W / 2.05278°N 50.79278°W / 2.05278; -50.79278
Country  Brazil
Region North
State Amapá
Government
 • Mayor Rildo Alaor Teixeira da Silva (PDT)
Area
 • Total 3,540 sq mi (9,169 km2)
Elevation 26 ft (8 m)
Population (2008)
 • Total 7,745
 • Density 2.09/sq mi (0.808/km2)
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Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
HDI (2000) 0.72 – medium[2]

Amapá is a municipality located in the easternmost portion of the state of Amapá in Brazil. Its population is 7,745 and its area is 9,169 km². The city is home to the Lago Piratuba Biological Reserve.

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